About CBF

For more than 50 years, we have fought vigilantly for healthy rivers, clean streams, and a saved Chesapeake Bay. Explore our mission, history, and more below.

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    Our Mission

    Why we do what we do. Our mission and vision for a Saved Bay.Read More

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    Locations

    CBF's six local offices lead our efforts to Save the Bay.Read More

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    Education Programs

    Our educational field experiences for both students and adults.Read More

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    Financials & Accountability

    How we effectively and efficiently support our programs financially.Read More

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    Corporate Partnerships

    Learn how corporations are partnering with CBF. Yours can, too!Read More

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    Our History

    Where we came from, the progress we've made, and where we are going.Read More

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    10 Things You Didn't Know About CBF

    Learn surprising facts about the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, an organization dedicated to...Read More

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    Executive Staff

    Meet our dedicated team of executive staff members.Read More

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    Board of Trustees

    Our governance and leadership.Read More

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    Jobs & Internships

    Why work at CBF and our current opportunities.Read More

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    Bids & Proposals

    What you need to know about CBF's competitive bidding process.Read More

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Everything you ever wanted to know about CBF.Read More

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    Contact Us

    Questions or comments? Call or send us an e-mail!Read More

Decades of Success: The 1970s

Even as a young organization, our work was effective and got noticed. Find out what we did.

Explore Our Timeline

Save the Bay

Founded in 1967, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) is the largest independent conservation organization dedicated solely to saving the Bay.

Save the Bay